The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 78 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.50% 0.081% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.13% 0.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£323 £238 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
Cucumber
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
117 120 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.73% 9.75% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 72 40
Average daily rate £325 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cucumber across the Buckinghamshire region.

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 6 £323 -
Cucumber
South East

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 5 (62.50%) Scrum
5 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (50.00%) JIRA
5 4 (50.00%) Selenium
5 4 (50.00%) Atlassian
5 4 (50.00%) Subversion
5 4 (50.00%) Java EE
5 4 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) Java
5 4 (50.00%) J2EE
5 4 (50.00%) Ant
5 4 (50.00%) JUnit
5 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (50.00%) EJB
5 4 (50.00%) SOAP
5 4 (50.00%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) XML
5 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) Linux
5 4 (50.00%) OO
5 4 (50.00%) JMS
5 4 (50.00%) Eclipse

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (50.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
1 4 (50.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
1 4 (50.00%) Ant
1 4 (50.00%) JUnit
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 4 (50.00%) Gradle
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 4 (50.00%) Java EE
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 4 (50.00%) EJB
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) MapReduce
4 4 (50.00%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
1 4 (50.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat